Man City interested in former Arsenal target

Man City are plotting a summer move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, according to latest reports. Spanish newspaper AS claims that City manager Pep Guardiola wants to bring the Portugal international to Etihad Stadium as he wishes to revamp his squad ahead of the next season. Carvalho, who was a part of the Euro Championship winning Portugal squad, has been one of the most in-demand midfielders in football ever since his impressive performances in European Under-21 Championship in 2015. He was heavily linked with a move to Arsenal for…

Read More

English Premier League clubs interested in Portuguese Euro 2016 stars

Two of Portugal’s Euro 2016 stars have become primary transfer targets for a number of English Premier League clubs. The Sporting Lisbon duo of William Carvalho and Joao Mario were both key members of the Portuguese team which won the European Championships in France, with the pair now understood to be attracting interest from some of the top clubs in England. Magnificent Joao Mario As an ever present during Portugal’s successful Euro 2016 campaign, Joao Mario produced a series of excellent performances by consistently displaying his superb technical ability, range…

Read More

Arsenal to fight for Bundesliga defender, facing interest for star midfielder

Once again, Arsenal have come up short in their first title bid since the 2003/2004 season and have been linked with numerous transfer targets. The Gunners are said to be preparing a bid for Bayern Munich centre-back Mehdi Benatia during the upcoming summer transfer window. According to a report by The Daily Star, the Moroccan international is about to leave the Bundesliga giants as Borussia Dortmund’s star defender Mats Hummels recently stated he’s leaving the club to join Bayern. The 29-year-old is a long-term target of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, but…

Read More

Arsenal’s summer transfer plans dealt double blow

Arsenal will have to dig deep in order to get two of their most wanted players next summer: Benedikt Howedes and William Carvalho. First up: Howedes. It was announced by Schalke 04 on their club website that the German international has signed a new contract at the club. It will tie him to the Bundesliga club until 2020. This is the fourth time that the Schalke man has extended his contract at the club, as the the 27-year-old has played with the Royal Blues since 2001, joining their youth ranks from SG…

Read More

Chelsea gossip: Blues close in on free agent goalkeeper and Terry reveals exit options

Wednesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumour gossip. Chelsea are set to sign former AC Milan goalkeeper Marco Amelia, 33, on a short-term basis as cover for injured first-choice Thibaut Courtois, The Guardian reports. Blues skipper John Terry, 34, has had several offers from Chinese clubs, while Turkish side Fenerbahce have stepped up their interest in the former England captain, the Daily Mirror reports. Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand believes Terry still has a lot to offer the Blues, according to the Daily Star. “Looking at a couple of…

Read More

Chelsea prepare move for Arsenal target William Carvalho

Chelsea are said to be looking to beat Premier League rivals Arsenal to the signature of Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, according to the Metro. The Metro states that the Portuguese international has been long linked with a move to Arsenal, who ended up only bringing in Petr Cech during the summer transfer window. And it now looks as though Mourinho could be ready to pile more misery on to the long suffering Arsenal fans by rivalling the Gunners for Carvalho’s signature, according to Italian publication TuttoMercatoWeb. Carvalho was named…

Read More

Liverpool plot move for Man United and Chelsea target William Carvalho

Liverpool are plotting a potential move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, according to the Daily Express. The 23-year-old is being monitored by several Premier League clubs, including Manchester United, Chelsea, and Arsenal, but it is the Reds that are hoping to swoop in ahead of their rivals for his signature. Carvalho is likely to provide some much-needed depth to the holding role, should Brendan Rodgers decide to make a move. The Anfield outfit were close to letting Brazilian Lucas Leiva leave Merseyside this summer (via Express), and while he…

Read More

Arsenal news: Gunners linked with bids for Real Madrid man and Marco Reus

Here is Saturday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: The Gunners are planning to step in ahead of Liverpool, and make a stunning bid for Borussia Dortmund playmaker Marco Reus, the Daily Telegraph report. The report suggests that the German will cost around £50m. Arsene Wenger’s men have also joined Manchester City and Chelsea in the race to sign Real Madrid’s attacking midfielder Isco, according to the Daily Express. The Spanish giants may only be tempted to sell however, if they receive a bid of at least £35m. They also want…

Read More

Arsenal suffer transfer blow as key target OUT for THREE MONTHS

Arsenal’s hopes of landing Sporting Lisbon star William Carvalho have been hugely scuppered after the holding midfielder sustained an injury. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip Angel Di Maria AGREES five-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain Arsenal 2015/16 away kit revealed before official unveiling in Singapore According to the Daily Express, the 23-year-old will be out for three months after suffering a stress fracture of the tibia. The setback is likely to prevent the Portuguese youngster from being able to complete a successful medical should an offer come in, meaning that sides…

Read More

Arsenal news and gossip: Real Madrid star and Pedro targeted

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: READ MORE: Arsenal Gossip Arsenal considering £42.7m bid for Napoli star Arsenal legend SLAMS Mesut Ozil: He goes missing too often Arsene Wenger has earmarked Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema as a key transfer target, according to the Daily Star. The Star suggest that the Gunners could make a bid of £17.8m for the Frenchman. Arsenal are also in talks with Barcelona forward and Liverpool target Pedro, the Daily Star also suggest. The 27-year-old recently signed a new contract at the Nou…

Read More

Arsenal three in, three out: Mass exodus planned and Portugal star wanted

Here are six transfer sagas involving Arsenal players, and Arsenal targets, starting with three potential signings: READ MORE: Arsenal Gossip Hector Bellerin praises Arsenal’s youth policy Arsenal planning clearout with SIX to be sold this summer Three players in:   Arturo Vidal – From Juventus The Juventus man wants to leave the club, and the Gunners are preparing a £21.2m bid to try and tempt him away, the Metro report. However, the Metro suggest that they may have to beat off competition from Real Madrid. If Arsene Wenger can add…

Read More

Arsenal CLOSING IN on Portugal star wanted by Premier League rivals

Arsenal are set to beat off competition from Manchester United and Liverpool in the race to sign Sporting Lisbon youngster William Carvalho. READ MORE: Arsenal Goals and Gossip Diego Simeone wants Arsenal man to replace departing Arda Turan Arturo Vidal’s agent denies he was in contact with Arsenal According to the Daily Star, the Gunners will complete a £20m deal for the 23-year-old, after both of their Premier League rivals decided to pursue other targets. The holding midfielder has been in the spotlight in recent weeks, after helping Portugal reach the…

Read More

Arsenal news and rumours: Deal close for Portugal star, while Vidal bid reportedly to be made

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: READ MORE: Arsenal Gossip Diego Simeone WANTS Arsenal man to replace departing Arda Turan Arturo Vidal’s agent denies he was in contact with Arsenal Player of the tournament at the recent under-21 European Championships William Carvalho is closing in on a move to Arsenal, according to the Daily Express. The move could cost the Gunners around £20m. Meanwhile, the ongoing transfer saga regarding Arturo Vidal has taken another twist, after the Metro reported that Arsenal were ready to make a £21.2m bid.…

Read More

Arsenal gossip: £19m Carvalho deal close and African starlet targeted

Wednesday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumour gossip. Reports in the Metro claim that Arsenal will likely seal the £19.8m deal to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho in the next few days. The news comes after Arsene Wenger apparently ditched him interest in signing Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal and losing out to Manchester United for Morgan Schneiderlin. Abou Diaby heads up a list of five Arsenal players that have been officially released today, the Daily Express reports. The injury hit midfielder is joined by youngsters Jack Jebb, Austin Lipman,…

Read More

Reports claim Arsenal have already made bid to sign William Carvalho

Reports in the Metro are claiming that Arsenal will wrap up the signing of Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho having already made a £19.1m bid for his signature. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip DONE DEAL: Petr Cech SIGNS for Arsenal Arsenal offered Lyon star forward but must pay £21m The Gunners have apparently ditched their interest in Juventus star Arturo Vidal, and having already brought in goalkeeper Petr Cech from Chelsea, manager Arsene Wenger has made Portugal international Carvalho his number one transfer target. The Metro claim that Wenger…

Read More

Arsenal gossip: Gunners DROP interest in Vidal, but Napoli star ‘days away’ from joining

Tuesday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumour gossip. Arsenal have ended their interest in Juventus’ 28-year-old Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal, according to The Telegraph. Arsene Wenger has apparently been weighing up whether he needs to spend the money on the Chilean international as he already has a number of options in the middle. However, Gunners manager Arsene Wenger prefers Sporting Lisbon’s Portugal midfielder William Carvalho, 23, the London Evening Standard reports. Carvalho has been a target for Arsenal since last year, and has been impressing for the Portugal under-21s this…

Read More

Arsenal end interest in £25m midfield pair, but remain keen on Sporting Lisbon ace

Arsenal are believed to have cooled their interest in Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal, while a move for long term target Morgan Schneiderlin has yet to get off the ground, The Telegraph reports. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip DONE DEAL: Petr Cech SIGNS for Arsenal Arsenal offered Lyon star forward but must pay £21m Both players had been reported as key targets for the Gunners this summer as a new central midfielder had been billed as a top priority for Arsene Wenger during the January transfer window. However, following the…

Read More

Euro U-21 Championships – Five-star Portugal favourites to claim the honours

A fascinating and unerringly free-flowing European U-21 Championships come to a conclusion on Tuesday evening, as Portugal face Sweden in a final which brings together two sides which stormed to surprisingly one-sided victories in the last four. They only met as recently as Wednesday, when a late equaliser for the Scandinavian team saw them progress from the group stage at the expense of Italy. It was a result that suggests they are very evenly matched, and strong defensive records over the course of the tournament thus far would support that assumption.…

Read More

Arsenal news and rumours: Cech deal to be confirmed, and star forward offered to Gunners

cech arsenal

Here is Monday’s news and rumours concerning Arsenal: READ MORE: Arsenal Gossip Arsenal want Portugal star after missing out on Morgan Schneiderlin Arsenal’s potential XI for 2015/16 Petr Cech’s move to the Emirates will be confirmed later today, according to The Independent. The 33-year-old will move from Stamford Bridge for £11m. The Daily Star have suggested that Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette could be on his way to north London this summer, in a deal worth £21m. The Star believe that the Ligue 1 side want to cash in after contract…

Read More

Arsenal WANT Portugal star after missing out on Morgan Schneiderlin

Arsenal are preparing to get over missing out on Morgan Schneiderlin, by going after Portugal under-21 star William Carvalho. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip Arsenal’s potential XI for 2015/16 Arsenal hold talks with young defender wanted by Chelsea According to the Daily Star, the Frenchman looks set to move to Old Trafford in a deal worth around £25m, despite the Gunners’ interest. Having lost out in the battle for the Southampton stalwart, Arsene Wenger has had to look elsewhere, and he’s now decided that Carvalho is the man he…

Read More

Eight Euro u-21 starlets YOUR CLUB want to sign this summer: Arsenal and Liverpool targets included

The European Championships are now reaching the end of the group stage, and while some teams will be heading home, scouts from the best clubs across Europe will remain as they try to uncover the next big thing that takes the tournament by storm. READ MORE: Liverpool’s AMAZING potential XI next season Arsenal outcast BEGS with club to lower asking price Chelsea ready to ditch winger in potential swap deal Here are eight names that have previously attracted Premier League attention, and may be finding their values rocket over the…

Read More

Arsenal goossip: £28m Portugal international targeted, Wilshere still wanted by City

Saturday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumour gossip. Manchester City will make a £40m bid for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, 23, if they fail to land 22-year-old Paul Pogba from Juventus for £70m, the Daily Star reports. Manuel Pellegrini has made Pogba his number one target this summer, but is aware of the significant competition he faces to snap him up.

Read More

Portuguese ace eyes £24m summer Arsenal move

Highly-rated Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho is reportedly eyeing up a £24m summer move to Arsenal, according to reports in the Daily Star. READ MORE: Arturo Vidal’s agent meets with Arsenal officials after FA Cup final Arsenal send scouts to check on Sevilla hit man Southampton midfielder wants Arsenal switch The 23-year-old has often been compared to former Gunners legend Patrick Vieira and has been linked with a move to Arsenal since last year, with reports once claiming that a deal to take him to the Emirates was close to…

Read More